75 Mini-Lessons to Teach Your First Graders the Essential Skills and Strategies Beginning Writers Need. A bounty of mini-lessons to kick off any writing workshop—all thoughtfully written to meet the language arts standards. Includes a grid that shows how each lesson meets a standard. Sections cover: teaching basic concepts, planning for writing, making writing clearer and cleaner, making writing better, writing for real purpose and audiences.
Reproducible Little Books for Sight Words
Activities that focus on high-frequency words to help students develop word recognition skills and fluency. This well-rated activity book includes:
Actual stories that can be reproduced so that children may keep the little reading books as they learn to read them
Math for the Gifted Student Grade 1
Challenging Activities for the Advanced Learner
A gifted child’s comprehension, critical-thinking ability, and interests can range far beyond his or her current grade level. This workbook caters to that unique capacity. It contains almost two hundred pages of math activities carefully calibrated for your advanced student. Avoiding practice drill pages in favor of logic-based activities provides kids with a chance to grow and challenge themselves beyond the work they do in the regular classroom. The advanced content is rich in problem solving and develops critical and creative thinking. The varied activities encourage your gifted learner to experience learning at an accelerated level.
Common Core Display Strips
These strips help parents and teachers keep track of the standards and learning goals at each grade level. They also offer an easy way for teachers to meet district requirements for displaying standards in their classrooms.
box includes the complete common core English Language Arts & Literacy and Mathematics standards for the individual grade level. Each display strip features the official language with reference numbers on one side and kid-friendly "I can" statements on the reverse, making it easy to involve students in meeting learning goals. Includes two reproducible strips to allow teachers to add additional learning goals. Teachers can display the strips in standard pocket charts or anywhere in the classroom.